DR. Sociologist Claudia Petrescu
Claudia Petrescu is a sociologist, holding a PhD in Sociology at the University of Bucharest. She has experience in social research for more then 10 years in different areas such as education, local development, social services, social economy and quality of life. She has extensive experience in research design, quantitative and qualitative data analysis and elaborating research reports. She is working as expert in national or international projects.
Since 2003 she was involved in research programmes for studying different areas of the local development process – community stakeholders participation, local entrepreneurship, social services, public-private partnership, association and cooperation between local actors, social inclusion, vulnerable groups employment, education etc.
Since 2009, she has worked as social expert in various urban development projects for municipalities/regions in Romania such as: Social services development strategy in Bucharest, Regional Master Plan for South East Region for 2014-2020, Urban Integrated Project Methodological Guide, Alba Iulia Fortress Urban Plan, Cluj Napoca Metropolitan Area Development Strategy for 2016 -2020 or Urban Social Atlas.
In URBASOFIA, she worked in the projects "Experience for Efficiency - Regional Partnership for quality employment services" and Cluj Napoca Metropolitan Area Development Strategy for 2016 -2020.
M.Eng. Wendy Laura CÎNȚA
Project Design and Smart cities consultant
Coming from a Landscape education background, largely oriented towards the urban and territorial dimensions of planning, Wendy Cînta advocates for a greener environment by promoting resource’full smart city strategies in scope of opening up new ways of development for the existing and envisioned living environments. Innovative approaches, problem-solving, integrated concepts, resource management comprise few of her skills, whilst her experience relies upon a number of public-private segments of planning.
Wendy is coordinating the Romanian Smart Cities Platform and activities of the Scita Civita association
She is also a member of The Association of Romanian Landscape Architects (AsoP).
M.Sc. Bogdan RUGINĂ
Urban and regional planning consultant
Urban and territorial planner, Bogdan is holding a Master Degree in Territorial, Urban, Environmental and Landscape Planning. His great interest in urban and territorial issues, as well as international research around themes as “Design & Neighbourhood, Researching Local Economies, Understanding Cities and Sustainable Communities” and “Urban-Rural Partnership” gave him the input for a major research related to the spatial planning in Europe, focused on “Europeanization of spatial planning in Germany”.
Technology and Business Consultant
Senior professional providing consultancy services mainly in business management and in the ICT and Energy fields. He provides consultancy services in designing project initiatives for EU calls in the fields of Intelligent Energy and Eco-Innovation. Fabrizio is an expert in several technology domains of Communication and Digital Content Distribution, technology and business aware of Energy market, sound knowledge of project management methodologies and service management frameworks.